Tolerance and Observances of the Patients treated by Anti Cancer Therapies Orally
ARC Foundation research contract (€ 50,000 over 24 months)
Gildas APPERE, Thierry CAILLEAU, Christophe DANIEL, Muriel TRAVERS
Collaboration between the Observatory dedicated to cancer Brittany - Pays de la Loire (sponsor of the project) and the University of Angers (UFR DEG) for a study to evaluate the Tolerance and Observation of Patients Treated with Oral Cancer Therapy (per OS)): TOPTACOS study.
The main objective of this study is to conduct an economic study of the behaviour of the non-compliant patient with metastatic kidney cancer, treated with one or more oral anticancer agents, in order to improve therapeutic efficacy in Brittany and the Loire.
Objectives of the research:
- Determine a gradient of compliance with treatment
- Determine the factors likely to influence compliance positively or negatively
Key words: Observance, Kidney cancer, VO, Health economics.